When asked why he chose "The Moon and Sixpence" as the title for his novel about the life of a fictional artist based on real life artist Paul Gauguin, W. Somerset Maugham explained that the title was a reference to individuals who, while reaching for the moon, miss the sixpence at their feet.
This photo journal is about finding and capturing that sixpence.
Saturday, December 17, 2011
The rainy season has begun in southern California making everything look bejeweled when the rain stops. Drops cling to the orange hibiscus on the side of the house.